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Yehuda Ben-Zion

University of Southern California
Prof. of Geophysics

Expertise: Physics of Earthquakes and faults, Seismic fault zone quided waves, Analysis of earthquake catalog data
 
 
About Me Publications
Zaliapin, I., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2017, 08). Quantifying the coalescence process of microcracks leading to a system-size failure. Poster Presentation at 2017 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 7830
Lin, F., Berg, E., Allam, A. A., Qiu, H., Wang, Y., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2017, 08). Shallow crustal imaging in Southern California using ambient noise and fault zone trapped waves. Poster Presentation at 2017 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 7764
Wade, A., Arrowsmith, R., Donnellan, A., Vernon, F. L., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2017, 08). Dekameter-scale geologic structure validation of shallow seismic properties along the San Jacinto fault at Sage Brush Flat, Anza, California. Poster Presentation at 2017 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 7738
Qiu, H., Ben-Zion, Y., & Lin, F. (2017, 08). Eikonal Tomography of the Southern California Plate Boundary Region. Poster Presentation at 2017 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 7720
Meng, H., Ben-Zion, Y., & McGuire, J. J. (2017, 08). Towards quasi-automated estimates of directivity and related source properties of small to moderate earthquakes with second seismic moments. Poster Presentation at 2017 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 7604
Qin, L., Ben-Zion, Y., & Vernon, F. L. (2017, 08). Ground motion coherence study in multiple distance ranges and frequency bands. Poster Presentation at 2017 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 7581
White, M. C., Ross, Z. E., Ben-Zion, Y., & Vernon, F. L. (2017, 08). A detailed, automatically-derived, seismicity catalog for the San Jacinto fault zone (1998-2016). Poster Presentation at 2017 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 7529
Cheng, Y., Ross, Z. E., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2017, 08). Diverse volumetric seismicity in the Trifurcation area of the San Jacinto fault zone . Poster Presentation at 2017 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 7462
Abolfathian, N., Martínez-Garzón, P., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2017, 08). Spatio-temporal variations of stress parameters in the San Jacinto Fault Zone. Poster Presentation at 2017 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 7457
Share, P., Ben-Zion, Y., Thurber, C. H., Zhang, H., & Guo, H. (2017, 08). Seismic imaging of the southern California plate-boundary around the South-Central Transverse Ranges using double-difference tomography. Poster Presentation at 2017 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 7415
Meng, H., Ben-Zion, Y., & McGuire, J. J. (2016, 08). Towards automated estimates of directivity and related source properties of small to moderate earthquakes in Southern California with second seismic moments. Poster Presentation at 2016 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 6836
Qin, L., Ben-Zion, Y., Qiu, H., Share, P., Ross, Z. E., & Vernon, F. L. (2016, 08). Internal structure of the San Jacinto fault zone in the trifurcation area southeast of Anza, California, from data of dense linear arrays. Poster Presentation at 2016 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 6784
Qiu, H., Ben-Zion, Y., Ross, Z. E., Share, P., & Vernon, F. L. (2016, 08). Internal structure of the San Jacinto fault zone at Jackass Flat from data recorded by a dense linear array. Poster Presentation at 2016 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 6783
Ross, Z. E., Hauksson, E., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2016, 08). Complex active faults and seismicity rates in the trifurcation area of the San Jacinto fault zone illuminated by aftershocks of the 2016 Mw 5.2 Borrego Springs earthquake. Poster Presentation at 2016 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 6776
Zaliapin, I., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2016, 08). Earthquake Declustering via a Nearest-Neighbor Approach. Poster Presentation at 2016 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 6740
Allam, A. A., Lin, F., Share, P., Ben-Zion, Y., Vernon, F. L., Schuster, G., & Karplus, M. (2016, 08). Constraints on Fault Damage Zone Properties and Normal Modes from a Dense Linear Array Deployment along the San Jacinto Fault Zone. Poster Presentation at 2016 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 6655
Liu, X., Beroza, G. C., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2016, 08). Estimating amplitude uncertainty for normalized ambient seismic noise cross-correlation with examples from southern California. Poster Presentation at 2016 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 6561
Share, P., Ben-Zion, Y., Thurber, C. H., Zhang, H., & Guo, H. (2016, 08). High-resolution imaging of the San Andreas Fault around San Gorgonio Pass using fault zone head waves and double-difference tomography, with implications for large earthquake ruptures. Poster Presentation at 2016 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 6531
Ben-Zion, Y., Share, P., Allam, A. A., Lin, F., & Vernon, F. L. (2016, 08). Internal structure of the San Jacinto fault zone at Blackburn Canyon from a dense linear deployment across the fault. Poster Presentation at 2016 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 6526
Abolfathian, N., Martínez-Garzón, P., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2016, 09). Towards Detailed Characterization of Spatio-temporal Variations in Stress Parameters along the San Jacinto Fault Zone. Poster Presentation at 2016 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 6511
White, M. C., Ross, Z. E., Vernon, F. L., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2016, 08). A detailed automatic 1998-2015 earthquake catalog of the San Jacinto fault zone region. Poster Presentation at 2016 SCEC Annual Meeting. SCEC Contribution 6432
Xu, S., Ben-Zion, Y., Ampuero, J., & Lyakhovsky, V. (2014). Dynamic ruptures on a frictional interface with off-fault brittle damage: Feedback mechanisms and effects on slip and near-fault motion. Geophysical Journal International, (in preparation). SCEC Contribution 1920
Lyakhovsky, V., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2014). A continuum damage-breakage faulting model accounting for solid-granular transitions. Pure and Applied Geophysics, (under review). SCEC Contribution 1919
Ross, Z. E., Ben-Zion, Y., & Zhu, L. (2014). Isotropic source terms of San Jacinto fault zone earthquakes based on waveform inversions with a generalized CAP method. Geophysical Journal International, (under review). SCEC Contribution 1918
Brinkman, B. A., Ben-Zion, Y., Uhl, J. T., & Dahmen, K. A. (2013). Inter‐event times in a simple earthquake model and the Weibull Distribution. Physical Review E, (in preparation). SCEC Contribution 1906
Brinkman, B. A., Ben-Zion, Y., Uhl, J. T., & Dahmen, K. A. (2013). Extracting large earthquake probabilities from small-quake tidal-correlations. Nature Communications, (submitted). SCEC Contribution 1905
Ross, Z. E., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2016). Towards reliable automated estimates of earthquake source properties from body wave spectra. Journal of Geophysical Research, 121, 4390-4407. doi: doi:10.1002/2016JB013003. SCEC Contribution 7111
Liu, X., Ben-Zion, Y., & Zigone, D. (2016). Frequency domain analysis of errors in cross-correlations of ambient seismic noise. Geophys. J. Int., 207, 1630-1652. doi: doi:10.1093/gji/ggw361. SCEC Contribution 7110
Liu, X., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2016). Estimating correlations of neighboring frequencies in ambient seismic noise. Geophys. J. Int., 206, 1065–1075. doi: doi:10.1093/gji/ggw196. SCEC Contribution 7109
Hillers, G., Roux, P., Campillo, M., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2016). Focal spot imaging based on zero lag cross correlation amplitude fields: Application to dense array data at the San Jacinto fault zone. Journal of Geophysical Research, 121(11), 2169-9356. doi: 10.1002/2016JB013014. SCEC Contribution 7108
Zaliapin, I., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2016). A global classification and characterization of earthquake clusters. Geophysical Journal International, 207(1), 608-634. SCEC Contribution 6486
Hillers, G., Roux, P., Campillo, M., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2016). Focal spot imaging based on zero lag cross-correlation amplitude fields in a dense seismic array: application to the San Jacinto fault zone. J. Geophys. Res., 121, 8048-8067. SCEC Contribution 6235
Ross, Z. E., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2016). Towards reliable automated estimates of earthquake source properties from body wave spectra. J. Geophys. Res., 121(6), 4390-4407. SCEC Contribution 6234
Liu, X., Ben-Zion, Y., & Zigone, D. (2016). Frequency domain analysis of errors in cross-correlations of ambient seismic noise. Geophys. J. Int., 207, 1630-1652. SCEC Contribution 6233
Liu, X., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2016). Estimating correlations of neighboring frequencies in ambient seismic noise. Geophys. J. Int. , 206, 1065–1075. SCEC Contribution 6232
Fang, H., Zhang, H., Yao, H., Allam, A., Zigone, D., Ben-Zion, Y., Thurber, C., & van der Hilst, R. D. (2016). A new algorithm for three-dimensional joint inversion of body wave and surface wave data and its application to the Southern California plate boundary region. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 121(5), 3557-3569. doi: 10.1002/2015JB012702. SCEC Contribution 6199
Zaliapin, I., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2016). Discriminating characteristics of tectonic and human-induced seismicity. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 106(3), 846-859. SCEC Contribution 6183
Ben-Zion, Y., & Zaliapin, I. (2015). Artefacts of earthquake location errors and short-term incompleteness on seismicity clusters in southern California. Geophysical Journal International, 202(3), 1949-1968. doi: 10.1093/gji/ggv259. SCEC Contribution 6204
Li, Z., Peng, Z., Ben-Zion, Y., & Vernon, F. L. (2015). Spatial variations of shear wave anisotropy near the San Jacinto Fault Zone in Southern California. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 120(12), 8334–8347. doi: 10.1002/2015JB012483. SCEC Contribution 6111
Lyakhovsky, V., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2014). Damage-breakage rheology model and solid-granular transition near brittle instability. Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 64, 184-197. doi: 10.1016/j.jmps.2013.11.007. SCEC Contribution 1917
Zhu, L., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2013). Parametrization of general seismic potency and moment tensors for source inversion of seismic waveform data. Geophysical Journal International, 194(2), 839-843. doi: 10.1093/gji/ggt137. SCEC Contribution 1869
Zaliapin, I., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2013). Earthquake clusters in southern California, II: Classification and relation to physical properties of lithosphere. Journal of Geophysical Research, 118(6), 2865-2877. doi: 10.1002/jgrb.50178. SCEC Contribution 1719
Zaliapin, I., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2013). Earthquake clusters in southern California, I: Identification and stability. Journal of Geophysical Research, 118(6), 2847-2864. doi: 10.1002/jgrb.50179. SCEC Contribution 1718
Ross, Z. E., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2013). Spatio-temporal variations of double-couple aftershock mechanisms and possible volumetric earthquake strain. Journal of Geophysical Research, 118(5), 2347-2355. doi: 10.1002/jgrb.50202. SCEC Contribution 1708
Xu, S., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2013). Numerical and theoretical analyses of in-plane dynamic rupture on a frictional interface and off-fault yielding patterns at different scales. Geophysical Journal International, 193(1), 304–320. doi: 10.1093/gji/ggs105. SCEC Contribution 1704
Ben-Zion, Y., Rockwell, T. K., Shi, Z., & Xu, S. (2012). Reversed-polarity secondary deformation structures near fault stepovers. Journal of Applied Mechanics, 79(3), 031025. doi: 10.1115/1.4006154. SCEC Contribution 1707
Xu, S., Ben-Zion, Y., & Ampuero, J. (2012). Properties of Inelastic Yielding Zones Generated by In-plane Dynamic Ruptures: II. Detailed parameter-space study. Geophysical Journal International, 191(3), 1343–1360. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2012.05679.x. SCEC Contribution 1706
Xu, S., Ben-Zion, Y., & Ampuero, J. (2012). Properties of inelastic yielding zones generated by in-plane dynamic ruptures: I. model description and basic results. Geophysical Journal International, 191(3), 1325–1342. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2012.05679.x. SCEC Contribution 1705
Lyakhovsky, V., Hamiel, Y., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2011). A non-local visco-elastic damage model and dynamic fracturing. Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 59, 1752–1776. doi: 10.1016/j.jmps.2011.05.016. SCEC Contribution 1713
Ben-Zion, Y., Dahmen, K. A., & Uhl, J. T. (2011). A unifying phase diagram for the dynamics of sheared solids and granular materials. Pure and Applied Geophysics, 168, 2221. doi: 10.1007/s00024-011-0273-7. SCEC Contribution 1541
Dahmen, K. A., Ben-Zion, Y., & Uhl, J. T. (2011). A simple analytic theory for the statistics of avalanches in sheared granular materials. Nature Physics, 7, 554. doi: 10.1038/nphys1957. SCEC Contribution 1539
Wechsler, N., Allen, E. E., Rockwell, T. K., Girty, G. H., Chester, J. S., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2011). Characterization of Pulverized Granitoids in a Shallow Core along the San Andreas Fault, Littlerock, CA. Geophysical Journal International, 186, 401-417. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2011.05059.x. SCEC Contribution 1458
Zaliapin, I., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2011). Asymmetric distribution of early aftershocks on large faults in California. Geophysical Journal International, 185, 1288-1304. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2011.04995.x. SCEC Contribution 1381
Wu, C., Peng, Z., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2010). Refined thresholds for nonlinear ground motion and temporal changes of site response associated with medium size earthquakes. Geophysical Journal International, 183, 1567-1576. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2010.04704.x. SCEC Contribution 1555
Yang, W., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2010). An algorithm for detecting clipped waveforms and suggested correction procedures. Seismological Research Letters, 81, 53-62. SCEC Contribution 1445
Wechsler, N., Ben-Zion, Y., & Christofferson, S. (2010). Evolving Geometrical Heterogeneities of Fault Trace Data. Geophysical Journal International, 182, 551-567. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2010.04645.x. SCEC Contribution 1382
Bailey, I. W., Ben-Zion, Y., Becker, T. W., & Holschneider, M. (2010). Quantifying Focal Mechanism Heterogeneity for Fault Zones in Central and Southern California. Geophysical Journal International, 183, 433-450. SCEC Contribution 1288
Dahmen, K. A., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2009). The Physics of Jerky Motion in Slowly Driven Magnetic and Earthquake Fault Systems. New York, : Springer. SCEC Contribution 1904
Lyakhovsky, V., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2009). Evolving geometrical and material properties of fault zones in a damage rheology model. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 10, Q11011. doi: 10.1029/2009GC002543. SCEC Contribution 1712
Finzi, Y., Hearn, E. H., Ben-Zion, Y., & Lyakhovsky, V. (2009). Structural properties and deformation patterns of evolving strike-slip faults: Numerical simulations incorporating damage rheology. Pure and Applied Geophysics, 166, 1537–1573. doi: 10.1007/s00024-009-0522-1. SCEC Contribution 1711
Lyakhovsky, V., Hamiel, Y., Ampuero, J., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2009). Nonlinear damage rheology and wave resonance in rocks. Geophysical Journal International, 178, 910–920. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2009.04205.x. SCEC Contribution 1710
Dor, O., Chester, J. S., Ben-Zion, Y., Brune, J. N., & Rockwell, T. K. (2009). Characterization of damage in sandstones along the Mojave section of the San Andreas Fault: implications for the shallow extent of damage generation. Pure and Applied Geophysics, 166(10-11), 1747-1773. doi: 10.1007/s00024-009-0516-z. SCEC Contribution 1404
Enescu, B. D., Hainzl, S., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2009). Correlations of Seismicity Patterns in Southern California with Surface Heat Flow Data. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 99(6), 3114-3123. doi: 10.1785/0120080038. SCEC Contribution 1380
Lyakhovsky, V., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2009). Evolving geometrical and material properties of fault zones in a damage rheology model. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 10, Q11011. doi: 10.1029/2009GC002543. SCEC Contribution 1379
Ben-Zion, Y., & Ampuero, J. (2009). Seismic radiation from regions sustaining material damage. Geophysical Journal International, 178(3), 1351-1356. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2009.04285.x. SCEC Contribution 1378
Dahmen, K. A., Ben-Zion, Y., & Uhl, J. T. (2009). Micromechanical Model for Deformation in Solids with Universal Predictions for Stress-Strain Curves and Slip Avalanches. Physical Review Letters, 102(17), 175501. doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.102.175501. SCEC Contribution 1377
Wechsler, N., Rockwell, T. K., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2009). Application of high resolution DEM data to detect rock damage from geomorphic signals along the central San Jacinto Fault. Geomorphology,. doi: 10.1016/j.geomorph.2009.06.007. SCEC Contribution 1308
Yang, W., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2009). Observational analysis of correlations between aftershocks productivities and regional conditions in the context of a damage rheology model. Geophysical Journal International, 177, 481-490. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2009.04145.x. SCEC Contribution 1299
Yang, W., Peng, Z., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2009). Variations of strain-drops of aftershocks of the 1999 İzmit and Düzce earthquakes around the Karadere-Düzce branch of the North Anatolian Fault. Geophysical Journal International, 177, 235-246. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2009.04108.x. SCEC Contribution 1298
Rockwell, T. K., Sisk, M. A., Girty, G. H., Dor, O., Wechsler, N., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2009). Chemical and Physical Characteristics of Pulverized Tejon Lookout Granite Adjacent to the San Andreas and Garlock Faults: Implications for Earthquake Physics. Pure and Applied Geophysics, 166(10-11), 1725-1746. doi: 10.1007/s00024-009-0514-1. SCEC Contribution 1258
Bailey, I. W., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2009). Statistics of Earthquake Stress Drops on a Heterogeneous Fault in an Elastic Half-Space. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 99(3), 1786-1800. doi: 10.1785/0120080254. SCEC Contribution 1234
Finzi, Y., Hearn, E. H., Ben-Zion, Y., & Lyakhovsky, V. (2009). Structural Properties and Deformation Patterns of Evolving Strike-slip Faults: Numerical Simulations Incorporating Damage Rheology . Pure and Applied Geophysics, 166(10-11), 1537-1573. doi: 10.1007/s00024-009-0522-1. SCEC Contribution 1231
Bailey, I. W., Becker, T. W., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2009). Patterns of co-seismic strain computed from southern California focal mechanisms. Geophysical Journal International,. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2009.04090.x. SCEC Contribution 1161
Ben-Zion, Y. (2008). Collective behavior of earthquakes and faults: Continuum‐discrete transitions, progressive evolutionary changes, and different dynamic regimes. Reviews of Geophysics, 46, RG4006. doi: 10.1029/2008RG000260. SCEC Contribution 1375
Sammis, C. G., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2008). Mechanics of grain‐size reduction in fault zones. Journal of Geophysical Research, 113, B02306. doi: 10.1029/2006JB004892. SCEC Contribution 1372
Ampuero, J., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2008). Cracks, pulses and macroscopic asymmetry of dynamic rupture on a bimaterial interface with velocity-weakening friction. Geophysical Journal International, 173(2), 674-692. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2008.03736.x. SCEC Contribution 1371
Shi, Z., Ben-Zion, Y., & Needleman, A. (2008). Properties of dynamic rupture and energy partition in a solid with a frictional interface . Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 56(1), 5-24. doi: 10.1016/j.jmps.2007.04.006. SCEC Contribution 1370
Dor, O., Yildirim, C., Rockwell, T. K., Ben-Zion, Y., Emre, O., Sisk, M. A., & Duman, T. (2008). Geological and geomorphologic asymmetry across the rupture zones of the 1943 and 1944 earthquakes on the North Anatolian Fault: possible signals for preferred earthquake propagation direction. Geophysical Journal International, 173(2), 483-504. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2008.03709.x. SCEC Contribution 1369
Wu, C., Peng, Z., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2008). Non-linearity and temporal changes of fault zone site response associated with strong ground motion. Geophysical Journal International, 176(1), 265-278. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2008.04005.x. SCEC Contribution 1242
Yang, W., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2008). Observational analysis of correlations between aftershock productivities and regional conditions in the context of a damage rheology model. Geophysical Journal International, 177, 481-491. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2009.04145.x. SCEC Contribution 1159
Lyakhovsky, V., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2007). Scaling relations of earthquakes and aseismic deformation in a damage rheology model. Geophysical Journal International, 172(2), 651-662. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2007.03652.x. SCEC Contribution 1374
Ben-Zion, Y., Peng, Z., Lewis, M. A., & McGuire, J. J. (2007). High-resolution Imaging of Fault Zone Structures with Seismic Fault Zone Waves. Scientific Drilling,(Special Issue No.1), 78-79. doi: 10.2204/iodp.sd.s01.23.2007. SCEC Contribution 1368
Zöller, G., Ben-Zion, Y., Holschneider, M., & Hainzl, S. (2007). Estimating recurrence times and seismic hazard of large earthquakes on an individual fault. Geophysical Journal International, 170(3), 1300-1310. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2007.03480.x. SCEC Contribution 1367
Rockwell, T. K., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2007). High localization of primary slip zones in large earthquakes from paleoseismic trenches: Observations and implications for earthquake physics. Journal of Geophysical Research, 112, B10304. doi: 10.1029/2006JB004764. SCEC Contribution 1366
Hillers, G., Mai, P. M., Ben-Zion, Y., & Ampuero, J. (2007). Statistical Properties of Seismicity of Fault Zones at Different Evolutionary Stages. Geophysical Journal International, 169(2), 515-533. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2006.03275.x. SCEC Contribution 1045
Shi, Z., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2006). Dynamic rupture on a bimaterial interface governed by slip-weakening friction. Geophysical Journal International, 165(2), 469-484. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2006.02853.x. SCEC Contribution 912
Hillers, G., Ben-Zion, Y., & Mai, P. M. (2006). Seismicity on a fault controlled by rate- and state-dependent friction with spatial variations of the critical slip distance. Journal of Geophysical Research, 111(B01403). doi: 10.1029/2005JB003859. SCEC Contribution 911
Dor, O., Ben-Zion, Y., Rockwell, T. K., & Brune, J. N. (2006). Pulverized Rocks in the Mojave section of the San Andreas Fault Zone. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 245(3-4), 642-654. doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2006.03.034. SCEC Contribution 910
Dor, O., Rockwell, T. K., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2006). Geological Observations of Damage Asymmetry in the Structure of the San Jacinto, San Andreas and Punchbowl Faults in Southern California: A Possible Indicator for Preferred Rupture Propagation Direction. Pure and Applied Geophysics, 163(2-3), 301-349. doi: 10.1007/s00024-005-0023-9. SCEC Contribution 909
Ben-Zion, Y. (2006). Analysis of Aftershocks in a Lithospheric Model with Seismogenic Zone Governed by Damage Rheology. Geophysical Journal International, 165(1), 197-210. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2006.02878.x. SCEC Contribution 856
Brietzke, G., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2006). Examining tendencies of in-plane rupture to migrate to material interfaces. Geophysical Journal International, 167(2), 807-819. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2006.03137.x. SCEC Contribution 1365
Ben-Zion, Y. (2006). Comment on "Material contrast does not predict earthquake rupture propagation direction" by R. A. Harris and S. M. Day. Geophysical Research Letters, 33, L13310. doi: 10.1029/2005GL025652. SCEC Contribution 1364
Ben-Zion, Y. (2006). Comment on "The wrinkle-like slip pulse is not important in earthquake dynamics" by D. J. Andrews and R. A. Harris. Geophysical Research Letters, 33, L06310. doi: 10.1029/2005GL025372. SCEC Contribution 1363
Ben-Zion, Y., & Shi, Z. (2005). Dynamic rupture on a material interface with spontaneous generation of plastic strain in the bulk. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 236(1-2), 486-496. doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2005.03.025. SCEC Contribution 855
Lyakhovsky, V., Ben-Zion, Y., & Agnon, A. (2005). A Visco-Elastic Damage Rheology and Rate- and State-Dependent Friction. Geophysical Journal International, 161(1), 179-190. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2005.02583.x. SCEC Contribution 854
Hamiel, Y., Liu, Y., Lyakhovsky, V., Ben-Zion, Y., & Lockner, D. A. (2004). A Visco-Elastic Damage Model with Applications to Stable and Unstable Fracturing. Geophysical Journal International, 159(3), 1155-1165. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2004.02452.x. SCEC Contribution 853
Peng, Z., Ben-Zion, Y., Michael, A. J., & Zhu, L. (2003). Quantitative analysis of seismic trapped waves in the rupture zone of the 1992 Landers, California earthquake: Evidence for a shallow trapping structure. Geophysical Journal International, 155(3), 1021-1041. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2003.02109.x. SCEC Contribution 852
Ben-Zion, Y., Eneva, M., & Liu, Y. (2003). Large Earthquake Cycles and Intermittent Criticality On Heterogeneous Faults Due To Evolving Stress and Seismicity. Journal of Geophysical Research, 108(B6), 2307. doi: 10.1029/2002JB002121. SCEC Contribution 851
Ben-Zion, Y., & Sammis, C. G. (2003). Characterization of Fault Zones. Pure and Applied Geophysics, 160(3-4), 677-715. doi: 10.1007/PL00012554. SCEC Contribution 590
Ben-Zion, Y., & Zhu, L. (2002). Potency-magnitude Scaling Relations for Southern California Earthquakes with 1.0 < ML < 7.0. Geophysical Journal International, 148(3), F1-F5. doi: 10.1046/j.1365-246X.2002.01637.x. SCEC Contribution 627
Jahnke, G., Igel, H., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2002). Three-dimensional calculations of fault zone guided wave in various irregular structure. Geophysical Journal International, 151(2), 416-426. doi: 10.1046/j.1365-246X.2002.01784.x. SCEC Contribution 626
Ben-Zion, Y., & Huang, Y. (2002). Dynamic Rupture on an Interface Between a Compliant Fault Zone Layer and a Stiffer Surrounding Solid. Journal of Geophysical Research, 107(B2), 2042. doi: 10.1029/2001JB000254. SCEC Contribution 592
Igel, H., Jahnke, G., & Ben-Zion, Y. (2002). Numerical Simulation of Fault Zone Guided Waves: Accuracy and 3-D Effects. Pure and Applied Geophysics, 159(9), 2067-2083. doi: 10.1007/s00024-002-8724-9. SCEC Contribution 591
Ben-Zion, Y. (2002). Accelerated Seismic Release and Related Aspects of Seismicity Patterns on Earthquake Faults. Pure and Applied Geophysics, 159(10), 2385-2412. doi: 10.1007/s00024-002-8740-9. SCEC Contribution 589
Ben-Zion, Y. (2001). Dynamic Rupture in Recent Models of Earthquake Faults. Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 49(9), 2209-2244. doi: 10.1016/S0022-5096(01)00036-9. SCEC Contribution 556
Lyakhovsky, V., Ben-Zion, Y., & Agnon, A. (2001). Earthquake Cycle, Fault Zones, and Seismicity Patterns in a Rheologically Layered Lithosphere. Journal of Geophysical Research, 106(B3), 4103-4120. SCEC Contribution 512
Lapusta, N., Rice, J. R., Ben-Zion, Y., & Zheng, G. (2000). Elastodynamic Analysis for Slow Tectonic Loading with Spontaneous Rupture Episodes on Faults with Rate- and State-Dependent Friction. Journal of Geophysical Research, 105(B10), 23765-23789. SCEC Contribution 511
Ben-Zion, Y., & Dahmen, K. A. (1999). Self-Driven Mode Switching of Earthquake Activity on a Fault System. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 172(1-2), 11-21. doi: 10.1016/S0012-821X(99)00187-9. SCEC Contribution 483
Ben-Zion, Y., Sammis, C. G., & Henyey, T. (1999). Perspective on the Field of Physics of Earthquakes. Seismological Research Letters, 70(4), 428-431. SCEC Contribution 469
Dahmen, K. A., Ertas, D., & Ben-Zion, Y. (1998). Gutenberg-Richter and Characteristic Earthquake Behavior in Simple Mean-Field Models of Heterogeneous Faults. Physical Review E, 58(2), 1494-1501. doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.58.1494. SCEC Contribution 435
Ben-Zion, Y. (1998). Properties Of Seismic Fault Zone Waves And Their Utility For Imaging Low Velocity Structures. Journal of Geophysical Research, 103(B6), 12567-12585. SCEC Contribution 432
Lyakhovsky, V., Ben-Zion, Y., & Agnon, A. (1997). Distributed Damage, Faulting, and Friction. Journal of Geophysical Research, 102(B12), 27635-27649. doi: 10.1029/97JB01896. SCEC Contribution 373
Eneva, M., & Ben-Zion, Y. (1997). Application of pattern recognition techniques to earthquake catalogs generated by models of segmented fault systems in three-dimensional elastic solids. Journal of Geophysical Research, 102(B11), 24513-24528. doi: 10.1029/97JB01857. SCEC Contribution 372
Eneva, M., & Ben-Zion, Y. (1997). Techniques and parameters to analyze seismicity patterns associated with large earthquakes. Journal of Geophysical Research, 102(B8), 17785-17795. doi: 10.1029/97JB00994. SCEC Contribution 371
Andrews, D. J., & Ben-Zion, Y. (1997). Wrinkle-Like Slip Pulse on a Fault Between Different Materials. Journal of Geophysical Research, 102(B1), 553-571. doi: 10.1029/96JB02856. SCEC Contribution 350
Rice, J. R., & Ben-Zion, Y. (1996). Slip Complexity in Earthquake Fault Models. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 93(9), 3811-3818. SCEC Contribution 269
Ben-Zion, Y. (1996). Stress, Slip and Earthquakes in Models of Complex Single-Fault Systems Incorporating Brittle and Creep Deformations. Journal of Geophysical Research, 101(B3), 5677-5706. doi: 10.1029/95JB03534. SCEC Contribution 232
Ben-Zion, Y., & Rice, J. R. (1995). Slip Patterns and Earthquake Populations Along Different Classes of Faults in Elastic Solids. Journal of Geophysical Research, 100(B7), 12959-12983. SCEC Contribution 107
Rice, J. R., & Ben-Zion, Y. (1994). Three-Dimensional Perturbation Solution for a Dynamic Planar Crack Moving Unsteadily in a Model Elastic Solid. Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 42(5), 813-843. doi: 10.1016/0022-5096(94)90044-2. SCEC Contribution 88
Ben-Zion, Y., & Rice, J. R. (1993). Earthquake Failure Sequences Along a Cellular Fault Zone in a Three-Dimensional Elastic Solid Containing Asperity and Non-Asperity Regions. Journal of Geophysical Research, 98(B8), 14109-14131. SCEC Contribution 46
Ben-Zion, Y., Rice, J. R., & Dmowska, R. (1993). Interaction of the San Andreas Fault Creeping Segment with Adjacent great Rupture Zones, and Earthquake Recurrence at Parkfield. Journal of Geophysical Research, 98(B2), 2135-2144. SCEC Contribution 15

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